Dubai International Airport, the world’s busiest by international traffic, has registered a 23.2 per cent jump in passenger traffic in May which rose to 6.27 million passengers compared to the same period last year.
Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) recorded over 2.6 million passengers move through its facility since the beginning of the year, but fell 8.1 per cent in comparison to passenger traffic figures for the same period in 2014.
Emirates is expecting higher than normal passenger traffic on its flights this weekend, with over 62,000 travellers scheduled to fly out of Dubai, UAE, on June 26.
As travellers plan to head home or abroad for the summer holiday season,
Passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport jumped 15.5 per cent in April to 1.87 million from 1.62 million last year due to the increased flights and new routes by airlines, said a statement from Abu Dhabi Airports.
Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA), Jordan's largest airport located in Amman, witnessed an 8.5 per cent year-to-date decrease in passengers during the first four months of the year, recording 2,089,816 passengers compared to 2,282,894
Abu Dhabi International Airport has reported a 21.1 per cent increase in passenger traffic during the first quarter of 2015, compared to same period in 2014.
A total of 5,521,110 passengers used Abu Dhabi International Airport during Q1
Passenger traffic continued to grow steadily at Dubai International Airport (DXB) during February, increasing 5.3 per cent to nearly 6 million passengers, according to the latest traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports.
Dubai International Airport (DXB) has welcomed more than 6.8 million passengers in January, setting another record in monthly traffic.
Passenger traffic rose 7.7 per cent to 6,895,668 in January, up from 6,400,706 in the same month in 2
The Mumbai-Dubai sector was the busiest international city pair for travel to and from India last year, with as many as 1.75 million people flying between these two cities, closely followed by 1.36 million between Delhi and Dubai, a report said.
Dubai International Airport (DXB), one of the busiest airports in the Middle East, has secured the number one position for international passenger traffic in the world.
Passenger numbers for 2014 totalled 70,475,636, up 6.1 per cent fro